Serving Bel Air, Benedict Canyon, Beverly Hills. Brentwood, Laurel Canyon, Los Feliz, Malibu, Pacific Palisades, Melrose, Santa Monica, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Topanga, Canyon, Westwood & Hollywood Hills.

Name

E-mail

facebook Canyon News twitter Canyon News

Canyon News

Bel Air News

Beverly Hills News

Brentwood News

Hollywood Hills News

Laurel Canyon News

Los Angeles News

Los Feliz News

Malibu News

Melrose News

Pacific Palisades News

Santa Monica News

Sherman Oaks News

Studio City News

Topanga Canyon News

West Hollywood News

Westwood News

Woodland Hills

Celebrity News

State News

National News

World Headlines

Deaf News

Entertainment

Film

Television

Music

On the Industry

Star Gazing

St. John's Confidential File

Theatrical Musings

Life & Style

Event Listings

Tech Talk

Looking Good For Lots Less

Spirit & Creativity

Miller Time

Books

View from the Hill

NY WEST

Chrystal's Recipe Corner

Career and Life Coaching

Gardening With Tony

Life According To Lenson

Real Estate Realities

Food

Sports

Marathon Running

Keeping It Bruin: A Look Into UCLA Athletics

Baseball

Basketball

Football

Hockey

Pets

Vi's Corner

Pet Tips

Point of View

John Armor

Message to America

Critic At Large... Ruta Lee

Labor Week

Ramblings

10 Degrees Cooler

McConnors corner

Edge of the west

The Physics Wizard

Auto

Kyle's Kars

Travel

Susan Michelle's Compass

Advice

Ask Deanna

Dear Lily

Ask Oona

Features

Dancing with Earthquakes

Archives

Sports Schedules

Traveling Beyond the Canyon

Edge of the West

Law Man

Ask Us

Nathan Tabor

The Angry Economist

Truth Probe

As I See It

Columnists

Truth Conquers

The Live Wire

Notes from Exile

Letters to the Editor

Dog Training by Anthony

Canyon Mews

Speak!

Sponsors

America's Most Wanted Dogs

World Recipes

Vegetarian Lifestyle

Humor

News Briefs

Local News

Books

News

Canyon Fodder

Bad Movie Night

Critical Projection

Ed's on the Town

Fitness Quests

Flashback Films

Stories of the Strange

Gourmet Grandma

He Said/She Said

Home Matters with Yvonne

L.A. Etch-a-Sketch

L.A. Ruminations

McConnor's Corner

Mommy Minute

Musically Speaking

My Back Pages

Publisher's Pages

ResourceINK

Scene and Heard in L.A.

Silly...But Wise!

Sunset Diaries

Table Options

The Paws Cause

TV Stuff

Cartoon of the Week



Hollywood Hills News

Good Samaritan Rescues Kids From Drowning
Posted by Staff on Aug 6, 2014 - 5:50:51 AM

HOLLYWOOD—A Good Samaritan came to the rescue of two children and a woman who needed assistance at the pool of the Hollywood Premiere Motel located on 5333 Hollywood Blvd. on Monday, August 4. The pool has a depth of 7.5 feet. Officials from the Los Angeles Fire Department received the call shortly after 3:34 p.m.

 

The female adult, 36, dressed in street clothes “went into deep water” to assist the 11 year-old boy and 12 year-old girl who were in trouble.

 

The Good Samaritan who just learned CPR heard screams and jumped the fence to the motel and pulled both children and the female from the pool and began resuscitation efforts until the LAFD arrived on the scene. When firefighters arrived the mother and her two children were wet, pulseless and not breathing. Neither the mother nor her children were good swimmers.

swimming_pool_1.jpg
One adult and two children were rescued after nearly drowning at a motel pool.

 

Brian Humphrey, Spokesman for the Los Angeles Fire Department stated, “Twenty-four  Los Angeles Firefighters and Firefighters/Paramedics under the command of Battalion Chief Thomas Ottman, swiftly rendered CPR with team care to the pulseless and non-breathing trio, with advanced life support measures continuing during ambulance transport to area hospitals, where the three were admitted in grave condition. The hospital staffs continued care in an exhaustive attempt to save the woman and children at the time LAFD personnel departed.”

 

The names of the victims have not yet been disclosed to the public. There was no lifeguard on duty at the pool, and it’s not known if the family were guests at the motel or visiting. The woman is a mother of four, and her two other children stayed in the shallow section of the pool. They were found unharmed by responders.



 

Cliffside Malibu

-------------------------

-------------------------

 

Serving Bel Air, Benedict Canyon, Beverly Hills. Brentwood, Laurel Canyon, Los Feliz, Malibu, Pacific Palisades, Melrose, Santa Monica, Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Topanga, Canyon, Westwood & Hollywood Hills.